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PAST 2020 Workshops & Instruction:

July 19-24 – Elkins, WV – Augusta Bluegrass Week – Truly a magical week of musical immersion and friendship. My Fifteenth Year as instructor. Teaching Intermediate Guitar – I have TONS of instruction on this website, the number one guitar instructional site in the world. Use this code for a free trial – CODE: JPFREE206

PAST 2019 Workshops and Instruction:

June 16-21 – Maryville, TN – Steve Kaufman’s Acoustic KAMP – Always a highlight of the year! I’m on the Flatpicking Team.

July 21-26 – Elkins, WV – Augusta Bluegrass Week – A magical experience. Make the Pilgrimage! My fourteenth year as Guitar Instructor.

PAST 2018 Workshops:

Nov 3 – Denver, CO – Fall Flatpicking Workout 1-4:30PM. Intermediate/Advanced Level. Email for more info and to sign up!

April 11-15 – Julian, CA – Julian Family Fiddle Camp – Outstanding lineup of instructors in a magical setting in Southern California. Tashina Clarridge, Jesse Maw, Henry Barnes, Jennifer Albrent, Corrie Bunnel – Fiddle. Matthew Hartz, Luke Price, Esther Haynes – Backup Guitar, Jordan Ramsey, Nina Weisman – Mandolin. John Herrmann, Ben Krakauer – Banjo. Tristan Clarridge – Cello. Sam Crisman – Upright Bass

August 5-10 – Elkins, WV – Augusta Bluegrass Week – Experience the Augusta Magic! One of my absolute favorite weeks of the year.  Other Instructors include: Russ Barenberg, Jordan Tice, Dudley Connell, Claire Lynch, Darol Anger, Matt Flinner, Alan Bibey, Kimber Ludiker, Avril Smith, Patrick McAvinue, Mark Panfil

Dec 8 – Buffalo, NY – Winter Guitar Workout 2-6PM. Intermediate/Advanced Level. Email Doug Yeomans – to reserve a spot! – I have TONS of instruction on this website, the number one guitar instructional site in the world. Use this code for a free trial – CODE: JPFREE206


 PAST 2017 Workshops:

April 17-22 – Sore Fingers UK

A blast of a time in the Cotswolds region of England. Some of the best American and International Bluegrass Instructors including Ron Block, Todd Phillips, Ned Luberecki, Chris Coole, The Carravick Sisters and Becky Buller.

June 19-24 – Steve Kaufman Acoustic KAMP Week 2

The Mecca for aspiring Flatpickers and all Bluegrass instruments. Both weeks of KAMP are packed with amazing instructors including Steve Kaufman, Mark Cosgrove, Tim May, Roland White, John Reischman, Gary Biscuit Davis, Josh Goforth, Beppe Gambetta, Robin Kessinger, Ivan Rosenberg, Greg Booth and many many more

July 30-Aug 4 – Augusta Heritage Bluegrass Week

A magical and ever-inspiring week of music and revelry in the hills of West Virginia. Instructors include Dudley Connell, Alan Munde, Sharon Gilchrist, Jake Stargell, Tom Adams, John Mailander, Mike Compton, Chris Jones, Dede Wyland, Missy Raines, Alan Bibey, Alex Hargreaves, Kimber Ludiker, Mark Delaney, Joe Newberry and more!

More Workshops and Camps TBA. Email to inquire about private lessons and Skype lessons.